Bower Retreat is very comfortable, fully self contained, self
catering accommodation in a four bedroom country cottage. It is
situated at Main Creek, near Dungog, in the Barrington Tops area
of NSW, Australia, Bower Retreat is just 2 1/2 hours drive from
Sydney. It is great for couples, family or group getaways, weekends,
holidays and vacations.
are catered for, with an open area in front of the cottage great
for games and riding bikes. .
Children also enjoy feeding the cows and poultry and collecting
eggs. A table tennis table is set up in the double garage for family
bedrooms open onto the verandah and garden which is alive with native
Australian birds. A popular feature of Bower Retreat is the outdoor
shower and "loo with a view"
(curtain provided for the more modest guests), which looks out to
the subtropical rainforest creek directly behind the cottage. The
cottage accommodation has views to the imposing Black Bulga Range
and its forests.
rainforest creek is just perfect
for exploring along with the rest of the 56 acre property. A well
marked track leads from the cottage and guides visitors to the far
end of the property through beautiful rainforest and bushland. Bower Retreat is a bird watchers paradise, (with our own resident satin
bower birds of course). Approximately 90 species of birds have been
sighted on the property including bower birds, glossy black cockatoos,
and lyre birds.
a dip in the swimming pool with
spectacular views of the Black Bulga range and forest.
Creek, the Barrington Tops and the Dungog area offer fabulous views
and scenic country for trailriding.
Guests are welcome to bring their own horses. Bower Retreat has
a secure paddock near the cottage for visitors' horses. Guests who
do not bring their own horses can take a guided horseback ecotour
with Top Line Park, nearby.
Bower Retreat features:
comfortable bedrooms containing 1 queen, 1 double and 5 single
beds, doonas, blankets, pillows & pillow cases, sheets and
lounge room with:
and video, radio, CD, cassette player, DVD player
log fire heater
cycle air conditioning
shower and "loo with a view"
shower and bath, hair drier, towels, bath mat,
washers, hand wash.
automatic washing machine, tub, iron, ironing board, basket,
pegs, clothes horse
well equipped kitchen with:
stove, microwave, electric frying pan, toaster, kettle,
electric beaters, crockery, cutlery, saucepans, utensils,
washing up equipment, highchair.
pool on property with Austswim qualified instructor available
Retreat is pet friendly with enclosed yard for dogs.
horse or horse riding ecotours available nearby at Topline
Main Creek Road,
Phone: + 61 2 49 921899
Rates for 2 Persons
3 nights $390
4 nights $440
12 - 16 years $20 p.p.p.n
4-11 years $15 p.p.p.n
3 years & under no charge
3 adults $60 p.p.p.n.
4-6 adults $55 p.p.p.n
7-8 adults $45 p.p.p.n.
9+ $40 p.p.p.n.
for pets- $20 per pet per stay
for 2 persons (6-7 nights).
Rates for groups on application.
night mid stay$390 for two persons Mon to Thurs nights, or
10% off group rates (special does not apply in school holidays).
See vacancy page for conditons for
valid until 31/12/15